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Portion of a terriotory surrounded by a larger territory. Ex: Lesotho enclave
A sovereign state entirely enclosed by land. Ex: Switzerland landlocked
Small neutral country between 2 hostile countries. Ex: North Korea buffer state
Organization that consists of a number of parties united in an alliance. Ex: Canada confederation
A boundary that has a naturally occuring barrier between two areas. Ex: rivers physical
A state whose territory is long and narrow. Ex: Chile elongated
Drawing of a legislative district boundary to benefit a party or group. Ex: Germany election of 2000 gerrymandering
A state that poses a roughly circular shape. Ex: Poland compact
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory. Ex: Indonesia Fragmented
A state that completely surrounds another. Ex: South Africa perforated
A boundary that follows a regular geometric pattern. Ex: Boundary between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea geometric
International organization formed to increase cooperation among member countries. Ex: The US, France, Republic of China United Nations
A state that exhibits a narrow, elongated land extension. Ex: Thailand Prorupted
Part of a country that's separated from the rest of the country and surrounded by foreign country. Ex: Naxcivan Exclave
Delegation of authority. Ex: US experienced in the 1990's under Clinton Devolution
Economic theory that trade generates wealth. Ex: English Navigation Act of 1651 Mercantilism
Politically organized body of people under a single government. Ex: Afghanistan State
Ability of a state to govern its territoy free from control of its internal affairs by other states. Ex: Nepal Sovereighty
States with very small land area. Ex: Vatican City Microstates
How people use space to communicate ownership of areas. Ex: Car size territoriality

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AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY Crossword

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An organized nation or territory considered to be an organized political community under one government, France is an example of this State
A portion of a state geographically separated from the main part by surrounding alien, an exapmle of this is Kaliningrad Exclave
A naturally ocyring barrier between two areas, France and Spain is an example of this Physical Boundary
A state that is between two or more hostile countries, Georgia acted as one Buffer State
When the boundary appears to be a distinctive line, for example the boundary between Russia and Poland Geometric Boundary
An area with no direct access to the ocean, an example of this is Hungary landlocked
A large aggregate of people united by common descent, history, culture, or language, inhabiting a particular country or territory, an example of this is Palestine Nation
A sovereign state whose citizens or subjects ar reltively homogeneous in factors such as language or common descent, an example of this is Iceland Nation-state
When reffering to the fragmentation or break up of a region or country into smaller regions or countries, an example of this is Yugoslavia Balkanize
a political term for ethnic/national minority that does not possess its own state and is not the majority population in any nation state, an example of this is Sorbia Stateless Nation
A territory thar is legally tied to a sovereign state rather than completely independent, an example is Cologne Colony
A portion of territory within or surrounded by a larger territory whose inhabitants are culturally or ethnically distinct, for example Chinatown Enclave
A state that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions of self-determination that agree to coexist peacefully by recognizing each other as distinct nationalities, pakistan for example Multinational state
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immdiately surrounding countryside, for example ancient Greece city-state
A state that encompasses a very small land area, for example Monaco Microstate
A state that completely surounds another one, an example is South Africa Perforated State
A state with a long, narrow shape, an example of this is Thailand Elongated State
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary significantly, for example Zimbabwe Compact states
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension, an example is Thailand Prorupted state
A nation that transcends the borders of two or more states Multistate Nation

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AP HuG definitions Crossword

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Small neutral country, situated between two larger hostile countries, to prevent an outbreak of regional conflict. Ex.Georgia Buffer state
A state that has several discontinued pieces of territory. Ex.Japan Fragmented state
A district territorial,cultural,or social unit enclosed within or as if within foreign territory. Ex. Vatican City Enclave
A portion of a country separated from the central part and constituting an enclave is respect to surrounding territory. Ex. Alaska Exclave
A boundary formed by arcs or straight lines irrespective of the physical and cultural features of the land. Ex. Canada and the U. S. Geometric boundary
Distinctive from the center to any boundary doesn't vary significantly. Ex. Poland Compact state
A state that completely surrounds another territory or state. Ex. South Africa Perforated state
A state with a long and narrow shape. Ex. Norway Elongated state
A state whose shape is like a compact state but there is an elongated attachment. Ex. Thailand Prutruded state
A country or area under full political control of an other of another country. Ex. 13 colonies. Colony
A natural landform that is used as a political boundary. Ex. Mississippi River Physical boundary
Process by which a state breaks down through conflict among its ethnicities. Ex. Balkanization
Any episode of sustained violent conflict in which national,ethnic, and religions or communal minorities challenges government. Ex. Ethnic conflict
A state that encompasses a very small land area. Ex. Monaco,UN Microstates
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs. Sovereignty
A state that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions of self- determination that agree to coexist peacefully by recognizing each other's instinct nationalities. Ex. Soviet Union Multinational state
A group of people wit a shared ethnic or linguistic culture that resides in multiple states. Ex. U. S. Multistage nation
A large aggregate of people united by common descent, history, culture,or language,inhabiting a particular territory or country. Ex. Nation
A state whose territory corresponds with to that occupied by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality . Ex. Serbia Nation state
Belief in the benefits of profitable trading. Ex. Mercantilism

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AP HUG Vocabulary Crossword

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A politically organized territory that is administered by a sovereign government and is recognized by the international community. A synonym is a country. State
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states. U.S controls army, laws, and leaders. Sovereignty
A state or territory that is small in both size and population. Monaco. Microstate
Long and narrow shape. Ex. Chile Elongated State
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate surrounding countryside. First developed in Mesopotamia. CIty-State
a territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather than completely independent. Ex. Puerto Rico Colony
A border that is straight line on a map dividing two countries. U.S.A. and Canadian border. Geometric Boundary
A boundary that coincides with significant features of the natural landscape. The Saharan desert divides many countries. Physical Boundary
Follows the distribution of cultural characteristics. Pakistan and India are separated by religion. Cultural Boundary
Conflict between two or more ethnic groups. Ex. Disputes between Sinhalese and Tamils in Sri Lanka. Ethnic Conflict
States between two opposing nations. Mongolia is _____ between China and Russia. Buffer State
a part of a country that is separated from the rest of the country and surrounded by foreign territory. Part of Russia is separated by Belarus. Exclave
a distinct region or community enclosed within a larger territory. Ex. Chinatown in New York. Enclave
State that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions of self-determination that agree to coexist peacefully by recognizing each other as distinct nationalities. An example would be the U.K. Multinational State
The system formerly in effect in South Africa that segregated people based upon race. (abolished in the 90s Apartheid
The doctrine that irredenta should be controlled by the country to which they are ethnically or historically related. Somalia invading Ethiopia. Irredentism
State enclosed by land with no direct access to the sea. Ex. Czech Republic. Landlocked
an area of instability between regions with opposing conflict between ethnicities. Ex. Slovenia between Croatia and Austria Shatterbelt
a state whose territory corresponds to that occupied by a ethnicity that has been turned into a nationality. The countries after WWI. Nation-state
state that breaks down through conflicts among ethnicities. Ex. Former Yugoslavia Balkanization

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Political Geography Crossword

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A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary signicantly Compact State
A state with more than one nation within its borders Multinational State
A state whose territory is long and narrow in shape Elongated State
Political boundary defined and delimited as a straight line or an arc Geometric Boundary
Processes that incorporate higher levels of education, salaries and more technology Core- Periphery Model
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory Fragmented State
A wide arena that helps us understand the arrangements and forces that are transforming the map of the world Geopolitics
The process of redrawing legislative boundaries for the purpose of benefiting the party in power Gerrymandering
A state whose territory corresponds by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality Nation State
A group of people with common cultural characteristics and identify themselves as a cohesive group Nation
This organization provided collective security to its members NATO
Agreement to eliminate the barriers to trade in, and facilitate the cross-border movement of goods and services between the countries NAFTA
Forces that tend to unify a country Centripetal Force
Forces that tend to divide a country Centrifugal Force

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Political Geography Crossword

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An adhesive compact state with a large expansion Prorupted State
A states border that corresponds to a natural real life boundary Physical Boundary
Organization that deals with the global rules of trade between nations WTO
A theory that suggests that whoever owns Western Asia and Eastern Europe has the political power and capital to rule the world Heartland Theory
A world or regional organization that is not tied to any sovereign country Supranational
The process whereby regions within a state demand and gain political strength and growing autonomy at the expense of a central government Devolution
This union was made to increase individual strength through collective effort European Union
A state that completely surrounds another one Perforated State
The ability of a state to govern its territory from control of its internal affairs by other states Sovereignty
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government with control over its internal and foreign affairs State

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AP HUG Crossword

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A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary significantly Compact state
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amoung it's ethnicities Balkanization
A state that does not have a direct outlet to the sea Landlocked state
A state whose territory corresponds to that occupied by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality Nation-state
A state with a long narrow shape Elongated state
A state that encompasses a very small land area Microstate
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension Prorupted state
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government that has control over its internal and foreign affairs ex. Germany State
A political and economic community (Contains 27 members) European union
A state created between two more hostile regions to ease tenisions between the two boarding regions. Buffer state
A group of empowered states or communities, usually created by treaty that adopts a common constitution Confederation
a boundary that lies along a longitude or latitude line or closely resembles one ex. France and Spain's shared boundary Geometric boundary
a country or area under the full or partial political control of another country, typically a distant one, and occupied by settlers from that country ex. America before it had independence Colony
a boundary created along a geographic feature ex. Pyrenees Mountains Physical boundary
a nation or ethnicity that does not have a state of its own ex Vatican City Stateless nation
a state that is broken up into several pieces that are not attached to each other ex any state with islands Fragmented state
a state with many ethnicities inside of it ex Israel Multinational state
moving or tending to move toward a center ex WW2 going in towards Germany on both sides Centrepital
Granting of powers from the central gov of a state to national or regional gov Devolution
The process on how House of Representative seats are assigned for states based on population Reapportionment

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Chapter 8 Textbook Vocabulary Crossword

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Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countries or alliances of countries. Balance of Power
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory. Boundary
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterland. City-State
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose its political, economic, and cultural principles in another territory. Colonialism
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose its political, economic, and cultural principles in another territory. Colony
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose its political, economic, and cultural principles in another territory. Compact State
A state with a long, narrow shape. Elongated State
An internal organization of a state that allocates most powers to units of local government. Federal State
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory. Fragmented State
A zone separating two states in which neither state exercises political control. Frontier
Process of redrawing legislative boundaries for the purpose of benefiting the party in power. Gerrymandering
Control of territory already occupied and organized by an indigenous society. Impearialism
A state that does not have a direct outlet to the sea. Landlocked State
A state that encompasses a very small land area. Microstate
A state that completely surrounds another one. Perforated state
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states. Sovereignty
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government with control over its internal and foreign affairs. State
An internal organization of a state that places most power in the hands of central government officials. Unitary State

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a state that encompasses a very small land area - ex. Monaco Microstate
ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states - ex. king ruling his kingdom Sovereignty
a territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather than completely independent - ex. what Hong Kong once was to the United Kingdom colony
the forces within a state that unify the people - ex. nationalism centripetal
economic policy that forces colonies to sell their raw materials for low prices then buy them back from the mother country at a higher price - ex. the colonists in Jamestown did this with Britain mercantilism
when one country breaks into a hostel group of countries with wide-spread violence - ex. former Yugoslavia went though this balkanization
state entirely surrounded by land with no access to the ocean without crossing another state - ex. Bolivia landlocked state
area with high levels of education, salaries, and technology - ex. United States core
area with low levels of education, salaries, and technology - ex. Sub-Saharan Africa periphery
movement of power from central government to regional governments within the state - ex. this ocured when the European states gave African states their independance devolution
the forces within a state that divide the people - differences in language or culture centrifugal
state that is divided or separated by a barrier such as water (___ state) - ex. Japan fragmented
state with width much smaller than the length forming a long and narrow state (___ state) - ex. Chile elongated
a state that is small and has a centralized government so all part of the land are easy to control and protect(____ state) - ex. Poland compact
drawing electoral districts to benefit one political group over another - ex. three of the top ten of these districts are in North Carolina gerrymandering
a state that completely surrounds another state(____ state) - ex. Italy (San Marino, Vatican City) perforated
a territory whose geographical boundaries lie entirely within those of another territory - ex.Lesotho enclave
a territory legally attached to another territory yet is not physically continuous - ex. Alaska exclave
a group of people who think of themselves as one based on a sense of share culture aand history, and seek some degree of political-territorial independence - ex. Kurds, Palestinians nation
a politically organized territory with a permanent population, a defined territory, and system of government - ex. Canada state

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APHuG Vocab Puzzle-Tom Smith Crossword

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a state that has a long and narrow shape (Chile) elongated state
a portion of a state cut off from main part, similar to a territory (Alaska) exclave
an area with political boundaries and a government (France) state
ability for a state to govern itself (United States) sovereignty
a group of people that share common ethnicity, religion, language, etc. (Kurds) nation
a state with a united group of people that share common ethnicity, religion, and language (Japan) nationstate
a state with multiple nations inside of it's borders (Russia) multinational state
a nation of similar people spread out across different states (Kurds) multistate nation
a territory or country that is politically controlled by a foreign country (Puerto Rico) colony
a very small area that is considered a state, made up of inner city and townspeople plus all the farmland surrounding it, very common in Ancient Europe (Athens in ancient Greece) city state
economic union of European countries that allows more trade and movement across borders in Europe (Italy, Spain, France, etc.) European Union
a state where the distance from all borders to center is roughly equal (Poland) compact state
a boundary drawn mathematically along a straight line (Canada and USA border) geometric boundary
a boundary drawn along physical and natural borders, including rivers, oceans, mountains, etc. (Pyrenees along France and Spain border) physical boundary
redrawing of voting districts to benefit a certain candidate (District 3 in Tennessee) gerrymandering
a state completely surrounded by another state or territory (Lesotho inside South Africa) enclave
a state that has no access to the ocean (Switzerland) landlocked state
an attitude that unifies people and supports the state (Hinduism in India) centripetal
an attitude that divides people and splits countries (Soviet Union) centrifugal
a state that has split regions that are disconnected from each other (Indonesia) fragmented state

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Europe Geography Crossword

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The longest river within today's European Union Danube river
the action of sharing something out among a number of recipients. Distribution
a part of the Atlantic Ocean, and it separates the island of Britain from northern France and joins the North Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. English Channel
covers all of western and northern France, Belgium, The Netherlands, southern Scandinavia, northern Germany, and nearly all of Poland European plains
a mountainous region that's most associated with the countries of Spain and Portugal. Iberian peninsula
a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land Mediterranean sea
ocuses on the geography of the area and will often have shaded relief to show the mountains and valleys physical map
designed to show governmental boundaries of countries, states, and counties, the location of major cities political map
which form the boundary between Europe and Asia Pyrenees
a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps Rhine river
a peninsula in Northern Europe, which generally comprises the mainland of Sweden, the mainland of Norway, the northwestern area of Finland Scandinavian peninsula
the highest and most extensive mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe the alps

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